Pros and Cons of Facial Recognition Technology

If you’ve posted any photos recently on Facebook, then you’ve seen how quickly it’s ready to tag you and your friends, no help necessary. Facebook’s facial recognition software, DeepFace, is doing an increasingly better job at recognizing...

Inboxes Full of Privacy Policy Updates? What is the GDPR?

You may have noticed a recent flood of emails into your Inbox or on visited sites asking you to review their new privacy policy information or to click a button to opt-in again to their service. It all has to do with a new data privacy regulation in the European Union...

Be Skeptical of Facebook Quizzes

Facebook has been in the spotlight recently with the news that Cambridge Analytica, and potentially many other companies, have been collecting and storing large amounts of your personal data. Some of the data in question comes from your Facebook profile, like your...

Manage Your Google and Facebook Data

Through the course of our day Facebook, Google, and other apps gather and store our online activity and data. It’s important to understand how to manage what information these companies and third-party apps have about you. Follow the links below to take control of...

The Digital Neighborhood Watch Needs You

The internet and social media sites have given scammers, hackers, and nefarious actors a new space to try to take advantage of unwitting and unsuspecting people, and your help is needed to stop it. We will focus primarily on Facebook and Instagram but the same tips...

Get Your Head in the Cloud

You have probably encountered “the cloud” when dealing with photos, music or backups on your devices. “Keep your data in the cloud,” they say, but what does that even mean? The term is intentionally ambiguous. “Keep your data in the...

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